Duck question

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Chickmama71, Jun 21, 2017.

  1. Chickmama71

    Chickmama71 New Egg

    Jun 21, 2017
    I have 6 chickens and 3 ducks. My question-my male pen in and Rouen mates yesterday. Can we eat these eggs or does it mean instant babies? New with ducks. Thank you
  2. duluthralphie

    duluthralphie Chicken Wrangler extrodinaire Premium Member

    Jul 11, 2014
    Orrock township, Minnesota
    Welcome to BYC.

    It is hard to say if the egg laid yesterday is fertile or not.

    Nothing is instant with incubation. 28 days for dux, I think. I personally, cannot own a dux...

    You can eat a fertile egg, most of us do.
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